Gongnan Xie


http://jszy.nwpu.edu.cn/en/Conan

The basic information

Gongnan Xie

School of Marine Science and Technology

Postgraduate

Doctor

Professor

xgn@nwpu.edu.cn

029-88492611

Work Experience

08/2016-08/2017,    Visiting Professor, Dept. Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota , USA

05/2014-Present,     Professor, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

12/2009-04/2014,    Associate Professor, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

01/2008-10/2009,    Postdoctoral Fellow, Lund University, Sweden

Education Experience

  • 12/2007,  Ph.D.,  Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China

    06/2002,  B.S.,  Guangdong Ocean University, Zhanjiang, China


  • Scientific Research

    Fluid Flow, Heat Transfer, Thermodynamics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Turbulences, Multi-scale Flow and Heat Transfer, Thermal Protection and Control, Thermo-mechanical, Constructal Design and Optimization, Entropy Generation, Renewable Energy.

    Gas Turbines, Heat Exchangers, Heat Sinks, MEMS, Fuel Cells, Porous Media

     

    Social Appointments

    EDITORIAL MEMBERSHIP

    Associate Editor ASME Journal of Heat Transfer(2014-), IF=1.866

    Advisory Board International Journal of Thermal Sciences (2017-), IF=3.615

    Associate Editor Journal of Porous Media (2014-), IF=1.144

    Associate Editor Canadian Journal of Physics (2014-), IF=0.877

    Academic Editor Scientific Reports (2013-), IF=4.259

    Academic Editor Advances in Mechanical Engineering (2014-), IF=0.827

    Academic Editor Open Physics (2014-), IF=0.758

    Advisory Board Thermal Science (2016-), IF=1.093

    Guest Editor ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging (2013-2015)

    Guest Editor ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology (2017-) 

    SCIENTIFIC MEMBERSHIP

    Scientific Council Member, International Centre for Heat and Mass Transfer (ICHMT), 2017-

    ASME Heat Transfer Division K-9 Technical Committee member, 2017-

    ASME Heat Transfer Division K-14 Technical Committee member, 2017-

    CONFERENCE MEMBERSHIP

    International Scientific Committee, 4th International Workshop on Heat Transfer (IWHT), April 2-5, 2017, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. 

    Organizing Scientific Committee, 17th Int. Symp. on Advances in Computational Heat Transfer, May 28-June 1, 2017, Napoli, Italy.    

    Track co-Organizer and Topic co-Organizers in “Heat Transfer Equipment”, ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference 2017, July 9-14, Washington, USA.

    Topic co-Organizers in “Enhanced Heat Transfer” and “Heat Transfer in Industrial, Process, and High Heat Flux Equipment”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE 2017, November 3-9, Florida, USA.

    Session Organizer in “Numerical Internal Cooling”, ASME Turbo Expo 2018, June 11-15, Oslo, Norway.

    Topic co-Organizers in “Enhanced Heat Transfer” and “High Heat Flux Equipment”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE 2018, November 9-15,  USA.

    Academic Achievements

    ASME Journal Papers (updated by March 2018)

    1. Experimental Investigation into the characteristics of chars obtained from fast pyrolysis of different biomass fuels, ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, 2018

    2. Microwave-assisted pyrolysis of biomass for bio-oil production: a review of the operation parameters, ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, 2018

    3. Wavy surface cathode gas flow channel effects on transport processes in a PEM fuel cell, ASME Journal of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage, 2017.

    4. Optimum structural design of thermal protection for supersonic aircraft by using photonic crystal material, ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, 2017.

    5. Enhanced thermal performance of internal Y-shaped bifurcation microchannel heat sinks with metal foams, ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, 2017.

    6. Experimental investigation on heat transfer performance of a flat plate heat pipe with mwcnts-acetone nanofluid, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 139, paper no. 062001, 2017.

    7. Thermal and thermomechanical performances of pyramidal core sandwich panels under aerodynamic heating, ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, 9, paper no. 014503, 2017.

    8. Optimization of pin-fins for a heat exchanger by entropy generation minimization and constructal law, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 137, paper no. 061901, 2015.

    9. Multi-configuration shape optimization of internal cooling systems of a turbine guide vane based on thermomechanical and conjugate heat transfer, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, vol. 137, paper no. 061004, 2015.

    10. Constructal design associated to genetic algorithm of asymmetric V-shaped pathways, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, vol. 137, paper no. 061010, 2015.

    11. Constructal design applied to the geometric optimization of wavy channels for heat exchanging devices, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 136, paper no. 031013, 2014.

    12. Thermal analysis and experimental validation of laminar heat transfer and pressure drop in serpentine channel heat sinks for electronic cooling, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 136, paper no. 031009, 2014.

    13. Thermal analysis of air-cooled electronic units with integrated offset strip-fin heat sink, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 136, paper no. 024501, 2014.

    14. An experimental study on heat transfer surface area of wavy-fin heat exchangers, ASME J. Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, vol. 6, paper no. 031012, 2014.

    15. An experiment study on heat transfer enhancement of non-newtonian fluid in a rectangular channel with dimples/protrusions, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 136, paper no. 02105, 2014.

    16. Numerical prediction of turbulent flow and heat transfer enhancement in a square passage with various truncated ribs on one wall, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 136, paper no. 011902, 2014.

    17. Comparative study of thermal performance of longitudinal and transversal wavy microchannel heat sinks for electronic cooling, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 135, paper no. 021008, 2013.

    18. CFD modeling flow field and side-wall heat transfer in rectangular rib-roughened passages, ASME J. Energy Resources Technology, vol. 135, paper no. 042001, 2013.

    19. Optimization design and analysis of multilayer lightweight thermal protection structures under aerodynamic heating conditions, ASME J. Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, vol. 5, paper no. 011011, 2013.

    20. Computational study and optimization of laminar heat transfer and pressure loss of double-layer microchannels for chip liquid cooling, ASME J. Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, vol. 5, paper no. 011004, 2013.

    21. Analysis of flow and thermal performance of a water-cooled transversal wavy microchannel heat sink for chip cooling, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol.134, paper no. 041010, 2012.

    22. Predictions of enhanced heat transfer of an internal blade tip-wall with hemishperical dimples or protrusions, ASME J. Turbomachinery, vol.133, paper no. 041005, 2011.

    23. Comparisons of pins/dimples/protrusions cooling concepts for an internal blade tip-wall at high Reynolds numbers, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 133, paper no. 061902, 2011.

    24. Computational analysis of pin-fin arrays effects of internal heat transfer enhancement of a blade tip-wall, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 132, paper no. 031901, 2010.

    25. Experimental study and genetic algorithm based correlation on pressure drop and heat transfer performances of a cross-corrugated primary surface heat exchanger, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 131, paper no. 061802, 2009.

    26. Experimental study and Genetic-Algorithm-based correlation on shell-side heat transfer and flow performance of three different types of shell-and-tube heat exchangers, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 129, pp. 1277-1285, 2007.

    27. Genetic algorithm optimization for primary surfaces recuperator of microturbine, ASME J. Engineering for Gas Turbines and Powers, vol. 129, pp. 436-442, 2007.

    28. An experimental study of a new type of shell-and-tube heat exchanger with continuous helical baffles, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 129, pp. 1425-1431, 2007.

    ASME Conference Papers (from 2010- 2018)

    1. New designs of novel holes based on cylindrical configurations for improving film cooling effectiveness. Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2018: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition, GT2018, June 11-15, 2018, Oslo, Norway, Paper: GT2018-76380.

    2. Enhanced Heat Transfer and Thermal Performance of a Blade with Tree-shaped Film Cooling Channels. Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2018: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition, GT2018, June 11-15, 2018, Oslo, Norway, Paper: GT2018-75918.

    3. Effects of the Location of a Pocket Cavity on Heat Transfer and Flow Characteristics of the Endwall with a Symmetrical Vane. Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2018: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition, GT2018, June 11-15, 2018, Oslo, Norway, Paper: GT2018-75177.

    4. A numerical study of low patterns, drag and lift for low reynolds number flow past tandem cylinders of various shape, Proceedings of ASME 2017 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2017, November 3-9, 2017, Tampa, Florida, USA. Paper Number: IMECE2017-70089.

    5. Convective Heat Transfer of Parallel-Flow and Counter-Flow Double-Layer Microchannel Heat Sinks in Staggered Arrangement, Proceedings of ASME 2017 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2017, November 3-9, 2017, Tampa, Florida, USA. Paper Number: IMECE2017-70738.

    6. Injection Angle Influence of Secondary Holes on The Enhancement of Film Cooling Effectiveness with Primary Horn-shaped or Cylindrical Holes, Proceedings of ASME 2017 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2017, November 3-9, 2017, Tampa, Florida, USA. Paper Number: IMECE2017-70738

    7. Improved thermal uniformity by introducing tree-like flowing channels in a pemfc flow-field plate, Proceedings of ASME 2017 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2017, November 3-9, 2017, Tampa, Florida, USA. Paper Number: IMECE2017-70088.

    8. The Effect of The Pocket on the Heat Transfer of Endwall with a Bluff Body in the Rear Part of Gas Turbine, Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2017: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition, GT2017,June 26-30, 2017, Charlotte, NC, USA. Paper: GT2017-63191.

    9. Enhanced film cooling effectiveness by integration of horn-shaped and cylindrical holes, Proceedings of 2017 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, HT2017,July 9-14, 2017, Bellevue, WA, USA. Paper no. HT2017-4764.

    10. Investigation of heat transfer and fluid flow over a pocket cavity in the rear part of a gas turbine, Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2016, November 11-17, 2016, Phoenix, Arizona, USA. Paper no. IMECE2016-66059.

    11. Enhanced heat transfer and thermal performance of metal foam microchannel heat sinks with internal Y-shaped bifurcation, Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2016, November 11-17, 2016, Phoenix, Arizona, USA. Paper no. IMECE2016-66449.

    12. Optimum structural design of thermal protection using photonic crystal material considering thermophysical properties in micro/nanoscale, ASME 2016 5th International Conference on Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer, MNHMT 2016, January 4, 2016 - January 6, 2016, Biopolis, Singapore.

    13. Numerical analysis of flow and thermal performance of a water-cooled wavy microchannel heat sink, Proceedings of 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2012, November 9-15, 2012, HOUSTON, TEXAS, Paper no. IMECE2012-85920.

    14. Computation of flow and heat transfer of a blade internal cooling passage with truncated V-shaped ribs on opposite walls, Proceedings of 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2012, November 9-15, 2012, HOUSTON, TEXAS, paper no. IMECE2012-89108.

    15. Sizing optimization of lightweight multilayer thermal protection structures for hypersonic aircraft, Proceedings of 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2012, November 9-15, 2012, HOUSTON, TEXAS, Paper no. IMECE2012-93052.

    16. Simulation and thermal analysis on temperature fields during composite curing process in autoclave technology, Proceedings of 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2012, November 9-15, 2012, HOUSTON, TEXAS, Paper no. IMECE2012-85918.

    17. Numerical investigation of heat transfer and pressure loss of double-layer microchannels for chip liquid cooling, Proceedings of 2012 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, HT2012, July 8-12, 2012, Puerto Rico, USA. Paper.no HT2012-58021.

    18. Computational analysis of side-wall heat transfer of a turbine blade internal cooling passage with truncated ribs on opposite walls, Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2012: Power for Land, Sea and Air, GT2012, June 11-15, 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark. Paper.no GT2012-68073.

    19. Effects of guide vanes on the tip heat transfer enhancement of a turbine blade, Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2011: Power for Land, Sea and Air, GT2011, June 6-10, 2011, Vancouver, Canada. Paper.no GT2011-45431.

    20. Analysis of enhanced heat transfer on a turbine blade tip-wall with and without guide ribs, Proceedings of 2010ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2010, November 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, British Columbia. Paper.no IMECE2010-37302.

    21. Predictions of enhanced heat transfer of an internal blade tip-wall with hemishperical dimples or protrusions, Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2010: Power for Land, Sea and Air, GT2010, June 14-28, 2010, Glasgow, UK. Paper.no GT2010-22265.